Originally Posted by Shawnee Bill
When you consider the qualifying times, 10 riders within 1 second, when everyones going the same speed there isn't going to be much passing, as for James being faster than Villipoto, James was barely keeping up, just happened to be in front of him. Any time he opened the gap Villipoto instantly closed it up, as has been said there was no real reason to pass James.
If you watch the CBS special on Villipoto he came right out and said they were riding too fast these days, any faster and you were guaranteed to get hurt.
If he could have, Villopodium would have gained 5 points on Millsaps rather than 2.
Didn't look like he could.